Talking Rugged Notebook

A rugged notebook offers mobile professionals the ability to work in any environment and in any location. Versatile and powerful, rugged notebook computers are designed specifically for both in-plant and outdoor industrial (and military) applications. Built to handle the toughest environments, fully ruggedized notebooks should have IP54 environmental protection, meet MIL-STD 810F and have heavy…

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Betting On Cock Fighting

The Legend of Cockfighting Cockfights are considered to be blood sports. Two roosters are made to fight against each other in a ring called a cockpit. Cockfighting was first seen in the Indus valley civilization in 2000 BC. The game was popular in India, China, Persia, and was later introduced to Greece in 524- 460…

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Construction Scaffolding

Cape Town, like many other major cities around the globe, is undergoing massive construction, renovation and restoration projects. People are taking notice of how striking the mixture of old and new buildings within a metropolis look, and how valuable and impressive a building’s heritage is, especially when it is centuries old.  Scaffolding  enables workers, architects…

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Greece – The Athenian Cavalry

In addition to racing events as part of the games, the other principal use of the horse in antiquity was for warfare. As in other Greek and later armies, the Athenian cavalry was an elite corps within the army. For most of its history, it was quite aristocratic in composition and represented only a tiny…

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Folding Coffee Table

If a folding coffee  table  is one of the items you would like for your living room or family room you will find this  table  comes in a variety of styles and finishes. The contemporary look to the modern design the coffee  table  can be square, rectangular, round or oval. From cherry finish to light…

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Porch Collapses

 Porches , decks, and balconies are often viewed as desirable features on the outsides of homes and apartments. They offer both aesthetic and practical value to buildings. Many people use  porches  as scenic areas to enjoy a nice evening, view the sunrise, or read a book outside and away from the general public. Sometimes, however, these structures give…

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How to Find the Perfect Contractor!

Tips For Finding and Hiring the Perfect Contractor. Finding and hiring a contractor that you trust can be a daunting task, here are a few tips to help ease the process. With the advancement of the web in the last 10 years and such social media applications such as Face book, Twitter and You tube.…

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A Black Hole Missing Link

Intermediate-mass black holes are hypothetical objects, with masses in the range of 100 to one million times that of our Sun. If these objects really do haunt the Cosmos, they would have masses significantly greater than black holes of stellar mass–but much less than enormous supermassive black holes that weigh-in at millions to billions of…

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Track Lighting – A Brief Introduction

Lighting is an essential feature of any household and indeed business setting. There are several options available to apply when seeking a suitable solution to your own home or business d├ęcor, one of these is track   illumination . Track lighting is a unique and contemporary solution where several lights are attached to a continuous track device.…

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Designer Lighting Basics

A light bulb is just a light bulb to many people. In addition, light source placement, style, and design take a back seat to the basic functionality: light. How many really take care when planning and installing  lighting  sources within their home? Consider the styling of a  lighting  fixture compared to the styling of its…

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